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About the Position
Position # 2705
OrganizationFernwood NRG
Position Vegetable Packing Volunteer - Good Food box
Location 1240 Gladstone Avenue, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement Good Food Box is a fruit and vegetable distribution system and community program operated by the Fernwood NRG. Lovingly packed and delivered by volunteer community members, the Good Food Box contributes to our neighbourhoods shared goals for sustainability, food security, social justice and health. Boxes are available for pick-up or delivery every Wednesday.
Description Packing volunteers are responsible for packing fruits & vegetables into paper bags that will be distributed into the community as Good Food Boxes. Packing is arranged as an assembly line where different quantities of produce are inspected and placed into bags. Packers must be capable of standing and lifting for a few hours. must be available most Wednesday mornings from 8:30-11:30 am.

In recognition of your volunteer service you will receive breakfast during your shift and a medium Good Food Box. This is a great role for someone who wants to meet new people.
Training Details Successful applicants will be trained on site.
Working Conditions Fast-paced.
Minimum Duration 7 - 12 months
Timing Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail Wednesdays between 11 am-1:30 pm.
Age 19+
Ideal for An Individual, ESL/EAL
Transportation Car required
Accessibility Wheelchair accessible entrance, Designated accessible parking space, Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest Driver/Transportation, Food/Hospitality, Food Security
Skill(s) Customer Service, Interpersonal Communication, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Time Management, Accountability
How to Apply
Application File:
Website https://fernwoodnrg.ca/
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Melissa Faye Reid
Phone 250-381-1552 Ext. 118
Address 1240 Gladstone Avenue Victoria, V8T 1G6


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